Oregon Coast Honey Lovers Festival

Oregon Coast Honey Lovers Festival in Yachats on Saturday, February 9, 2019
Oregon Coast Honey Lovers Festival in Yachats on Saturday, February 9, 2019
Saturday, February 9, 2019, 1000 - 2100
Taste a variety of locally produced honeys and meads, learn about honey, honey bees, other pollinators and pollinator friendly gardening, explore vendors, chef specials, shops, and a Honey Hoe Down.

Intended as a family fun event, the Oregon Coast Honey Lovers Festival will have plenty for all ages to enjoy. The event will feature the opportunity to taste a variety of locally produced honeys and meads, as well as to learn about attracting pollinators to the garden, beekeeping, bee species and behaviors, and much more.

Admission for events from 10:00 to 4:00 is $5/person | Children ages 12 and under Free. The schedule includes speakers, displays, vendors, children’s puppet shows, honey and mead tastings, information on beekeeping, pollinators, pollinator-friendly landscaping, special dishes and beverages featuring honey, and themed goods and crafts about town.

Speakers include
Dr. David Gordon on the Roles of Native Bees in Pollination of Native Plant Communities
Dr. Sarah Kincaid on the Weird and Wonderful Bees of Oregon
Dr. Sagili on Honey Bees: Insights on Some Fascinating Bee Behaviors and the Africanized Bee
Andrea Shonnard on Designing a Pollinator Garden
Fred Selby on The Medicinal Properties of Honey.

From 6:00 to 9:00 attend a Honey Hoedown for a $5 entry fee. This event includes a bonfire, live music by Red Diesel, and food and drink will be available for purchase.

In addition, many local merchants and restaurants throughout the village will participate in the honey and pollinator theme offering chef’s specials and a variety of beautiful products.




On Saturday February 9, 2019 at 10:00 am (ends 9:00 pm)

Category: Food / Drink - Festivals

Price:

Oregon Coast Honey Lovers Festival, 10 AM-4 PM: USD 5.0
Oregon Coast Honey Lovers Festival, 10 AM-$ PM - Children 12 years and under: USD 0.0
Honey Hoedown: USD 5.0

Venue: Yachats Commons Building, 441 Highway 101 North, Yachats, 97498

Links:

Website: https://go.evvnt.com/356234-0?pid=2874
Starting Price Per Person
Free
Other Information
Where
Yachats Commons Building
441 Highway 101 North
Yachats 97498
United States
( Community Center )

                 
Event Organizer Contact
Beverly Wilson
info@yachats.org
541-547-3530
More Events
Event ID: 144540

Get Events in Your Inbox

We have over 100,000 Events in 80+ Categories. Tell us what type of events you like, and we will send them to your inbox


  •    
  •